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Houston Area Army Veteran Reclaims Life

Houston Area Army Veteran Reclaims Life, Eliminates Opioid Use with Medical Cannabis. Retired U.S. Army Captain Patrick Mortell combats PTSD, chronic pain and more with Texas Original’s cannabis medicine

May 20th, 2022
Does Chronic Pain Qualify for Medical Marijuana?

Chronic pain by itself does not qualify for medical marijuana in Texas. However, patients with qualifying conditions such as MS, Parkinson's, cancer, fibromyalgia and neuropathy may benefit from improved pain management using medical marijuana. 5/22

May 11th, 2022
Dementia and Cannabis for Behaviors & Neuroinflammation

Evidence suggests that the utilization of marijuana products containing both tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) or CBD alone have been effective and safe for use in older people with agitation associated with dementia.

Mar 28th, 2022
Is Marijuana legal in Texas?

In Texas, recreational use of marijuana is still illegal. Medical Marijuana use is allowed only in the form of low-THC cannabis oil, less than 1% THC with a doctor's approval and less than 0.3% THC without.

Feb 25th, 2022
PTSD and how Medical Marijuana can help

The cannabinoid system plays a role in PTSD and may be a novel mechanism for treatment. Eligible Texans have access to medical marijuana through the State’s compassionate use program (CUP) administered by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS).

Feb 16th, 2022